The acclaimed Pragmatic Investor book tells you what everybody ought to know about investing in the stock market using plain, straight-forward, easy-to-read English. It takes you step-by-step through the process of building safe, effective, automatic wealth in the stock market and is based on the solid strategies and techniques of Warren Buffett, Benjamin Graham (Buffett’s mentor), Professors Edwin Elton and Martin Gruber and Nobel Laureates Harry Markowitz and William Sharpe.

This information has been tested, retested and proven so the results you’re looking for are right there. Everything you need to help you build your wealth effectively is right there in the book.

In it you’ll learn…

How psychological biases rob you of millions (Chapter 2)…
Two crucial things you must do before you purchase even one share of stock, yet almost nobody does them correctly (Chapter 6)…
The best investment resource you have available to you right now – bar none (see what it is in Chapter 7)…
Why listening to the “experts” can actually hurt your investment returns (discover why in Chapter 9)…
How to use your computer to instantly remove emotions from your investment decisions…
The 7 questions that can be worth literally millions of dollars to your portfolio (find out what they are in Chapter 10)…
What to do if you want to spend just 20 minutes a YEAR managing your investments but still safely make lots of money (Chapter 5)…
How to set up your portfolio to best take advantage of market volatility (Chapter 13)…
A little-known way to diversify more than just your stocks (you’ll learn about it in Chapter 12)…
An almost unknown way to increase the number of shares you own…without adding extra money to your portfolio or reinvesting dividends! (Chapter 12)…
How to find solid, high-quality stocks (explained in easy-to-follow, step-by-step detail in Chapter 10)…
A secret trick (even a novice investor can use) to almost instantly create the correct asset allocations (it’s spelled out for you in Chapter 13)…
How Warren Buffett evaluates a company before he invests in it (Chapter 10)…
Why money is not the #1 resource you need to invest successfully (discover what is #1 in Chapter 7)…
Why you should never invest in most Mutual Funds (Chapter 9)…
How to determine if a company has a wide economic moat (includes the complete step-by-step algorithm in Chapter 10)…
Three dirty little secrets most mutual fund companies hope you never find out (this alone is worth substantially more than the price of the Pragmatic Investor book. Discover why in Chapter 9)…
7 deadly investing mistakes most people make and how to avoid them (read about them in Chapter 15)…
What you need to do right now to drastically reduce your risk and stop losing money (Chapter 13)…
How to overcome the single most difficult aspect of investing successfully (you’ll find it in Chapter 5)…
How to get more returns with less risk! (You’ll be amazed when you learn this in Chapter 13)…
Advice many financial planners give you that is absolutely wrong! (You’ll find out what it is in Chapter 9)…
How to decrease your risk in the market by investing in riskier stocks (Chapter 13)…
Why your broker is not on your side and what to do about it (Chapter 9)…
The single best investment you can make, it’s not what you think (Chapter 7)…

 

And what’s more…

 

… here are just a few of the other things you’ll discover in the Pragmatic Investor book:

Why the majority of mutual funds will under-perform the market this year (will yours be one of them? Find out in Chapter 9)…
Why Mutual Funds choose bad stocks (Chapter 9)…
How to get an “investing edge” most financial advisors won’t tell you about (it’s all explained in Chapter 4)…
How Wall Street is ripping you off right under your nose! (Chapters 4 and 9)… and much, much more.
These are the strategies that separate the men from the boys (and the women from the girls) in investing. And when you put these powerful strategies and techinques together, you’ll benefit from a system that…

Minimizes the risk of each individual security by ensuring it is of the highest quality and has a strong, wide economic moat.You can lock in huge profit potential buying in when these stocks temporarily sag…
Finds solid stocks that have the greatest potential to increase in price because they are currently undervalued and contain a built-in margin of safety. You’ll always know precisely when you should be buying and when you should be selling…
Further minimizes risk and increases returns at the portfolio level by effectively using concentrated diversification, asset allocation and rebalancing techniques based on statistically proven low-correlation research. Remember, amateurs look only at profits while successful investors look at both risk and profits…
Actively manages your portfolio using a proven trading algorithm designed to take advantage of the market’s short-term volatility. You’ll never again get caught wondering what to do when the markets are turbulent…

 

Here’s what you’ll get…

 

A complete easy-to-read, step-by-step guide to investing in the stock market. You won’t have to fumble around trying to apply vague high-level concepts.
The tools you need to start a profitable investing system immediately…despite what Wall Street will tell you, you don’t have to pay high management fees to invest safely and securely.
Advice from proven experts on how to invest wisely.
The inside scoop on how to maximize your returns and minimize your risk using simple, easy-to-follow instructions.
The right and wrong ways to choose your investment strategies.
The dos and don’ts of investing in mutual funds.
Portfolio construction techniques that will put your portfolio head and shoulders above the rest.
Tips for finding solid, low-risk stocks… You’ll do this with ease.
Proven investing strategies that can add millions of dollars to your net worth before you retire.
Step-by-step instructions on building an automatic investing system that ensures your money is working for you 24/7/365.Why not squeeze the most out of your portfolio?
Secrets for compounding your investment so it builds on itself, like a giant snowball rolling downhill.
… and LOTS more.

 

You’ll also discover…

 

10 Action Plans that give you crisp, clear, actionable recommendations to improve your portfolio… If you can’t use something here to make you more money, you don’t need help managing your investments.
The 4 main ways to reduce your risk… This is not rocket science. Anybody with grade school arithmetic skills and no other experience can do it.
How to find fundamentally solid stocks in 3 easy steps… I tell you what questions to ask and exactly what to look for. You justplug in your stock’s data.
The 5 things you need to check to see if your stock has a strong economic moat… because continued high-performance is all about keeping the competition out.
4 things that will cost you tons of money and cause you to lose out on potential profits… Do any one of these things and you may as well throw your money out the window.
What the famous French mathematician Henri Poincare can teach you about investing.
How to use compounding to sky-rocket your wealth… quick access to the right strategies means you can harness this powerful force that Albert Einstein called, “the most powerful force in the universe.”
2 ways to find a stock’s true value… do this right and you’ll never overpay for a stock again.

 

Included in this book are…

 

Exact ways to measure risk.
The 7 Deadly investing mistakes and what to do about them.
Sample stock analysis so you see exactly how it’s done.
5 BONEHEAD mistakes guaranteed to cost you large sums of money.
3 things that Warren Buffett does to consistently outperform the markets.
Benjamin Graham’s famous advice.
Lessons that Wayne Gretzky and Bobby Orr can teach you.

 

You’ll save hundreds of hours of time…
because you’ll learn…

 

 

How to properly define your goals. Most people waste lots of time and money using the wrong investment strategies because they don’t have this key concept down. You won’t make the same mistake… A step-by-step plan will lead you to pay dirt.
Dozens of ways you can improve your portfolio with very little effort.
Why following the latest trend is a ticket to wasting years, perhaps even decades of valuable investing time.
Why brokerage firms are only good for executing your trades… and using them for anything else will just delay your true success.